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#1

#1 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Hillsdale College
Hillsdale, MI

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,370–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$24,196

Median Starting Salary

$48,569

#2

#2 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

St Olaf College
Northfield, MN

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,310–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$26,171

Median Starting Salary

$56,812

#3

#3 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Randolph-Macon College
Ashland, VA

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,040–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$28,389

Median Starting Salary

$58,178

#4

#4 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH

Acceptance Rate

35%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,370–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$46,462

Median Starting Salary

$59,514

#5

#5 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, MD

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,190–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$33,312

Median Starting Salary

$62,221

#6

#6 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI

Acceptance Rate

18%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,370–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$19,318

Median Starting Salary

$50,438

#7

#7 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,230–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$37,511

Median Starting Salary

$52,729

#8

#8 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,440–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$20,715

Median Starting Salary

$46,773

#9

#9 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,270–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$13,376

Median Starting Salary

$55,857

#10

#10 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,340–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$39,935

Median Starting Salary

$57,190

#11

#11 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Austin College
Sherman, TX

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,170–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$24,739

Median Starting Salary

$51,692

#12

#12 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Barnard College
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,440–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$26,009

Median Starting Salary

$51,149

#13

#13 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Colgate University
Hamilton, NY

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,420–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$27,074

Median Starting Salary

$52,415

#14

#14 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Tufts University
Medford, MA

Acceptance Rate

10%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,460–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$30,479

Median Starting Salary

$52,987

#15

#15 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,360–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$35,765

Median Starting Salary

$51,971

#16

#16 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Hobart William Smith Colleges
Geneva, NY

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,230–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$34,259

Median Starting Salary

$60,068

#17

#17 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Boston University
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,370–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$27,829

Median Starting Salary

$53,259

#18

#18 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,390–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,263

Median Starting Salary

$50,615

#19

#19 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,320–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$16,999

Median Starting Salary

$45,362

#20

#20 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Augustana College
Rock Island, IL

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,030–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$24,660

Median Starting Salary

$59,836

#21

#21 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,330–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$19,257

Median Starting Salary

$44,506

#22

#22 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Bowling Green, OH

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$20,485

Median Starting Salary

$56,257

#23

#23 Best College for Latin Language and Literature in the U.S.

CUNY Hunter College
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$4,848

Median Starting Salary

$47,036

*The estimated net prices above are College Raptor’s estimate. Please contact the college financial aid office for actual net cost figures.

About Latin Language and Literature

A program that focuses on the Latin language and literature from its origins through its decline and its current ecclesiastical usage, as a secular and/or theological subject. Includes instruction in philology, related Italic dialects, Late Roman and Medieval Latin, and modern Church Latin.

While Latin Language and Literature offers degrees up to the Bachelors degree, most students earn a Bachelors degree. Students major in Latin Language and Literature all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level sees the most graduates in Michigan. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Latin Language and Literature is $43,120.

Popularity of Latin Language and Literature Degrees in the U.S.
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Careers

Some top careers related to Latin Language and Literature, include Interpreters and Translators and Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary, both of which are in high demand. Though there are positions that pay more, such as Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary. the most available position for Latin Language and Literature majors is Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Latin Language and Literature majors.

Most In-Demand Careers

These are the careers in highest demand for Latin Language and Literature majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
36
Female Students
22 (61%)
Male Students
14 (38%)

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